Aflac, Synovus, and TSYS to release earnings today

Will they beat Wall Street analysts' expectations -- or not? That's the critical question facing supplemental insurer Aflac, regional bank Synovus Financial Corp., and credit-card processor TSYS as they report their financial information for the first quarter today. Profit growth is the name of the game for any company and its shareholders. For complete earnings results, stay with www.ledger-enquirer.com before the stock market opens this morning as Synovus goes first. It will be followed by TSYS and Aflac after the market's 4 p.m. close.